AEW World Championship

Last Modified Sep 22, 2022 14:29 IST

AEW World Championship is the primary title in the professional wrestling promotion, All Elite Wrestling. The championship was unveiled by the legendary Britt Hart at AEW's inaugural event, Double or Nothing 2019. Chris Jericho was the first-ever AEW Champion, winning the title at All Out 2019.

Jericho held the title for 182 days, after which he lost to Jon Moxley, who became the AEW Champion at Revolution 2020. Moxley would go on to hold the title for 277 days, finally losing it to Kenny Omega on AEW Dynamite in December 2020.

The title is currently held by Jon Moxley who defeated Bryan Danielson in a tournament final to win the vacant title.

Current & Former AEW World Championship Holders

Chris JerichoAugust 31, 2019All Out182
Jon MoxleyFebruary 29, 2020Revolution277
Kenny OmegaDecember 2, 2020Dynamite: Winter is Coming346
Hangman PageNovember 13, 2021Full Gear197
CM PunkMay 29, 2022Double or Nothing56
Jon MoxleyAugust 24th, 2022Dynamite11
CM PunkSeptember 4th, 2022All Out3
VacatedSeptember 7th, 2022AEW Dynamite-
Jon MoxleySeptember 21st, 2022Dynamite Grand Slam1+

FAQs on AEW World Championship

Q. Who was the first AEW World Champion?

Chris Jericho was the first AEW World Champion.

Q. Who is the current AEW World Champion?

Jon Moxley is the current AEW World Champion.

Q. Who has the longest single reign as the AEW World Champion?

Kenny Omega has had the longest single reign as the AEW World Champion of 346 days.

*Updated on September 4th, 2022